Green Dragon, Young

Scales the color of emeralds armor this ferocious dragon. A single sharp horn protrudes from the end of its toothy snout.

Young Green Dragon CR 8

XP 4,800
LE Large dragon (air)
Init +1; Senses dragon senses; Perception +15


AC 20, touch 10, flat-footed 19 (+1 Dex, +10 natural, –1 size)
hp 85 (9d12+27)
Fort +9, Ref +7, Will +9
Immune acid, paralysis, sleep


Speed 40 ft., fly 200 ft. (poor), swim 40 ft.
Melee bite +13 (2d6+7), 2 claws +13 (1d8+5), 2 wings +8 (1d6+2), tail slap +8 (1d8+7)
Space 10 ft.; Reach 5 ft. (10 ft. with bite)
Special Attacks breath weapon (40-ft. cone, DC 17, 6d6 acid)
Spell-Like Abilities (CL 9th)

At willentangle (DC 12)


Str 21, Dex 12, Con 17, Int 12, Wis 13, Cha 12
Base Atk +9; CMB +15; CMD 26 (30 vs. trip)
Feats Alertness, Cleave, Great Cleave, Iron Will, Power Attack
Skills Fly +7, Knowledge (nature) +13, Perception +15, Spellcraft +13, Stealth +9, Survival +13, Swim +25
Languages Common, Draconic


Water Breathing (Ex)

A green dragon can breathe underwater indefinitely and can freely use its breath weapon, spells, and other abilities while submerged.

Woodland Stride (Ex)

A very young or older green dragon can move through any sort of foliage at full speed without taking damage or suffering impairment. Areas of foliage that have been magically manipulated affect it normally.


Environment temperate forests
Organization solitary
Treasure triple

Green dragons dwell in the ancient forests of the world, prowling under towering canopies in search of prey. Of all the chromatic dragons, green dragons are perhaps the easiest to deal with diplomatically.

Section 15: Copyright Notice

Pathfinder RPG Bestiary. Copyright 2009, Paizo Publishing, LLC; Author: Jason Bulmahn, based on material by Jonathan Tweet, Monte Cook, and Skip Williams.

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